Marcin Wysokowski

Email: marcin [dot] wysokowskiatput [dot] poznan [dot] pl

Researcher ID: J-3528-20155
Hirsch index: 21 (Scopus); 25 (Google Scholar)
Cumulative impact factor: 269
Sum of the Times Cited: 1413, without self-citations 1089
Average Citations per Article: 20


01/10/2011-26/01/2016 Poznan University of Technology, Faculty of Chemical Technology – Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Chemical Sciences in the Field of Chemical Technology
Dissertation entitled: – “Development of Novel Inorganic-Organic Chitin-Based Materials Obtained Under Extreme Biomimetic Conditions” – defended with distinction magna cum laude.

01/03/2010-11.07/2011 Poznan University of Technology, Faculty of Chemical Technology – specialization: Chemical and Process Engineering – Master of Science

25/10/2006-10/02/2010 Poznan University of Technology, Faculty of Chemical Technology – specialization: Chemical and Process Engineering – Engineer Degree

Scientific Interests

  • Bioinspired materials
  • Biomimetics and extreme biomimetics
  • Chitin chemistry


  • Prize founded by Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education for outstanding young researchers in Poland in 2018.
  • Awarded with the prestigious „START” Prize by the Foundation for Polish Science! The prize is highly competitive and is dedicated to top 100 young researchers in Poland in 2017.
  • Scholarship awarded by Mayor of the City of Poznan for the best young scientists influencing the development of Wielkopolska region.
  • Scientific Achievements Highlighted by Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education
  • Two-time laureate of Award supported within the framework of European Social Found for the best Ph.D. students at disciplines considered as strategic for the development of Wielkopolska region.


Book chapters

  1. S. Żółtowska, C. Klinger, I. Petrenko, M. Wysokowski, Y. Joseph, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2020)
    Methods of Isolating Chitin from Sponges (Porifera).
    In: Chitin and Chitosan (eds L.A. Broek and C.G. Boeriu). Wiley
  2. T. Jesionowski, B. Michalska, M. Wysokowski, Ł. Klapiszewski (2018) The Use of Spray Drying in the Production of Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Materials with Defined Porous Structure. In: Practical Aspects of Chemical Engineering. Lecture Notes on Multidisciplinary Industrial Engineering, Eds Ochowiak M., Woziwodzki S., Doligalski M., Mitkowski P. (Cham, Springer International Publishing), 169–183.
  3. M. Wysokowski*, S. Kaiser, T. Jesionowski, (2017) Hydrothermal Synthesis of Advanced Chitin-Based Materials, In: Extreme Biomimetics, Ed. H. Ehrlich (Cham, Springer International Publishing), 223–249.

Publications with peer review process

  1. T. Krupska, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, Y. Khrunyk, K. Nowacki, H. Ehrlich, V.V. Turov:
    1H NMR spectroscopy study of structural water in rehydrated biocomposite of Spongilla lacustris freshwater demosponge origin
    Applied Physics A (2020) 126:667 (IF 1.810)
    DOI: 10.1007/s00339-020-03844-4
  2. T. Talevski, A. Talevska Leshoska, E. Pejoski, B. Pejin, T. Machałowski, M. Wysokowski, M. V. Tsurkan, O. Petrova, V. Sivkov, R. Martinovic, S. Pantovich, Y. Khrunyk, V. Trylis, A. Fursov, M. Djurovic, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2020):
    Identification and first insights into the structure of chitin from the endemic freshwater demosponge Ochridaspongia rotunda (Arndt, 1937).
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 162:1187-1194. Impact Factor 5.162
  3. H. Ehrlich, R. Martinovic, D. Joksimovic, I. Petrenko, S. Schiaparelli, M. Wysokowski, D. Tsurkan, A.L. Stelling, A. Springer, M. Gelinsky, A. Joksimovic (2020):
    Conchixes: organic scaffolds which resemble the size and shapes of mollusks shells, their isolation and potential multifunctional applications.
    Applied Physics A (2020) 126:562 (IF 1.810)
  4. D. Tsurkan, M. Wysokowski*, I. Petrenko, A. Voronkina, Y. Khrunyk, A. Fursov, H. Ehrlich (2020):
    Modern scaffolding strategies based on naturally pre-fabricated 3D biomaterials of poriferan origin.
    Applied Physics A 126, 382. Impact Factor – 1.784
  5. K. Nowacki, I. Stępniak, T. Machałowski, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, C. Schimpf, D. Rafaja, E. Langer, A. Richter, J. Ziętek, S. Pantovic, A. Voronkina, V. Kovalchuk, V. Ivanenko, Y. Khrunyk, R. Galli, Y. Joseph, M. Gelinsky, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2020):
    Electrochemical method for isolation of chitinous 3D scaffolds from cultivated Aplysina aerophoba marine demosponge and its biomimetic application.
    Applied Physics A 126, 368. Impact Factor – 1.810
  6. K. Nowacki, I. Stępniak, E. Langer, M. Tsurkan, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, Y. Khrunyk, A. Fursov, M. Bo, G. Bavestrello, Y. Joseph, H. Ehrlich (2020):
    Electrochemical approach for isolation of chitin from the skeleton of the black coral Cirrhipathes sp. (Antipatharia).
    Marine Drugs 18(6):297. Impact Factor 4.073
  7. T. Machałowski, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, E. Langer, D. Tsurkan, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2020):
    In vivo biomimetic calcification of selected organic scaffolds using snail shell regeneration: a new methodological approach
    Applied Physics A 126: 469. Impact Factor 1.810
  8. B. Kurc, M. Wysokowski, Ł. Rymaniak, P. Lijewski, A. Piasecki, P. Fuć (2020):
    The impact of the vanadium oxide addition on the physicochemical performance stability and intercalation of lithium ions of the TiO2-rGO-electrode in lithium ion batteries.
    Materials 13, 1018. Impact Factor – 3.057
  9. M. Wysokowski*, T. Machałowski, I. Petrenko, C. Schimpf, D. Rafaja, R. Galli, J. Zietek, S. Pantovic, A. Voronkina, V. Kovalchuk, V.N. Ivanenko, B.W. Hoeksma, C. Diaz, Y.Y. Khrunyk, A.L. Stelling, M. Giovine, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2020):
    3D chitin scaffolds of marine demosponge origin for biomimetic mollusk hemolymph-associated biomineralization ex-vivo.
    Marine Drugs, 18, 123. Impact Factor – 4.073
  10. Y.Y. Khrunyk, S.V. Belikov, M.V. Tsurkan, I.V. Vyalykh, A.Y. Markaryan, M.S. Karabanalov, A.A. Popov, M. Wysokowski* (2020):
    Surface-Dependent Osteoblasts Response to TiO2 Nanotubes of Different Crystallinity.
    Nanomaterials 10, 320. Impact Factor – 4.324
  11. T. Machałowski, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, A. Fursov, M. Rahimi-Nasrabadi, M.M. Amro, H. Meissner, Y. Joseph, B. Fazilov, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski (2020):
    Naturally pre-designed biomaterials: Spider molting cuticle as a functional crude oil sorbent.
    Journal of Environmental Management 261, 110218. Impact Factor – 5.647
  12. B. Binnewerg, M. Schubert, A. Voronkina, L. Muzychka, M. Wysokowski*, I. Petrenko, M. Djurović, V. Kovalchuk, M. Tsurkan, R. Martinovic, N. Bechmann, A. Fursov, V.N. Ivanenko, K.R. Tabachnik, O.B. Smolii, Y. Joseph, M. Giovine, S. R. Bornstein, A.L. Stelling, A. Tunger, M. Schmitz, O.S. Taniya, I.S. Kovalev, G.V. Zyryanov, K. Guan, H. Ehrlich (2020):
    Marine biomaterials: Biomimetic and pharmacological potential of cultivated Aplysina aerophoba marine demosponge.
    Materials Science Engineering C  109, 110566 Impact Factor – 5.880
  13. T. Machałowski, M. Wysokowski, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, N. Bechmann, B. Binnewerg, M. Schubert, K. Guan, S. R Bornstein, K. Czaczyk, O. Pokrovsky, M. Kraft, M. Bertau, C. Schimpf, D. Rafaja, M. Tsurkan, R. Galli, H. Meissner, I. Petrenko, A. Fursov, A. Voronkina, M. Figlerowicz, Y. Joseph, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2019):
    Spider Chitin. The biomimetic potential and applications of Caribena versicolor tubular chitin.
    Carbohydrate Polymers 226, 115301 Impact Factor – 7.182
  14. V. Kovalchuk, A. Voronkina, B. Binnewerg, M. Schubert, L. Muzychka, M. Wysokowski*, M. V. Tsurkan, N. Bechmann, I. Petrenko, A. Fursov, R. Martinovic, V. N Ivanenko, J. Fromont, O. B. Smolii, Y. Joseph, M. Giovine, D. Erpenbeck, M. Gelinsky, A. Springer, K. Guan, S. R. Bornstein, H. Ehrlich (2019):
    Naturally Drug-Loaded Chitin: Isolation and Applications.
    Marine Drugs 17, 574 Impact Factor – 4.073.
  15. T. Machałowski, M. Wysokowski, M.V. Tsurkan, R. Galli, C. Schimpf, D. Rafaja, E. Brendler, C. Viehweger, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, I. Petrenko, K. Czaczyk, M. Kraft, M. Bertau, N. Bechmann, K. Guan, S. R Bornstein, A. Voronkina, A. Fursov, M. Bejger, K. Biniek-Antosiak, W. Rypniewski, M. Figlerowicz, O. Pokrovsky, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2019):
    Spider Chitin: An Ultrafast Microwave-Assisted Method for Chitin Isolation from Caribena versicolor Spider Molt Cuticle.
    Molecules 24(20), 3736 Impact Factor – 3.267
  16. Petrenko, A.P. Summers, P. Simon, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, M. Motylenko, C. Schimpf, D. Rafaja, F. Roth, K. Kummer, E. Brendler, O.S. Pokrovsky, R. Galli, M. Wysokowski, H. Meissner, E. Niederschlag, Y. Joseph, S. Molodtsov, A. Ereskovsky, V. Sivkov, S. Nekipelov, O. Petrova, O. Volkova, M. Bertau, M. Kraft, A. Rogalev, M. Kopani, T. Jesionowski, H. (2019):
    Ehrlich, Extreme Biomimetics: Preservation of molecular detail in centimeter scale samples of biological meshes laid down by sponges.
    Science Advances 5 (10) eaax2805. Impact Factor – 13.116
  17. M. Schubert, B. Binnewerg, A. Voronkina, L. Muzychka, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, V. Kovalchuk, M. Tsurkan, R. Martinovic, N. Bechmann, V. N. Ivanenko, A. Fursov, O.B. Smolii, J. Fromont, Y. Joseph, S.R. Bornstein, M. Giovine, D. Erpenbeck, K. Guan, H. Ehrlich (2019):
    Naturally Prefabricated Marine Biomaterials: Isolation and Applications of Flat Chitinous 3D Scaffolds from Ianthella labyrinthus (Demospongiae: Verongiida).
    International Journal of Molecular Sciences 20(20), 5105 Impact Factor – 4.556
  18. A. Abbasi, A.H. Keihan, M. Rahimi-Nasrabadi, M. Wysokowski, T. Jesionowski, Y. Joseph, H. Ehrlich, S.M.S. Sajadi (2019):
    Investigation of the synergic effect of silver on the photodegradation behavior of copper chromite nanostructures.
    Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics 30: 13994 Impact Factor – 2.220
  19. M.H. Ghanbari, F. Shahdost-Fard, A. Koshroo, M. Rahimi-Nasrabadi, M.R. Ganjali, M. Wysokowski, T. Rębiś, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, T. Jesionowski, P. Rahimi,  Y. Joseph, H. Ehrlich (2019):
    A nanocomposite consisting of reduced graphene oxide and electropolymerized β-cyclodextrin for voltammetric sensing of levofloxacin.
    Microchimica Acta 186: 438. Impact Factor – 6.232
  20. M. Yousefi, M. Rahimi-Nasrabadi, S.M. Pourmortazavi, M. Wysokowski, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich, S. Mirsadeghi, Supercritical fluid extraction of essential oils (2019) Trends in Analytical Chemistry 118, 182-193 Impact Factor – 9.801
  21. A. Sobhani-Nasab, S. Pourmasoud, F. Ahmadi, M. Wysokowski, T. Jesionowski, H, Ehrlich, M. Rahimi-Nasrabadi (2019):
    Synthesis and characterization of MnWO4/TmVO4 ternary nano-hybrids by an ultrasonic method for enhanced photocatalytic activity in the degradation of organic dyes.
    Materials Letters, 238, 159-162 Impact Factor – 3.204
  22. C. Klinger, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, M. Wysokowski, M. Tsurkan, R. Galli, I. Petrenko, T. Machałowski, A. Ereskovsky, R. Martinović, L. Muzychka, O. Smolii, N. Bechmann, V. Ivanenko, P. Schupp, T. Jesionowski, M. Giovine, Y. Joseph, S. Bornstein, A. Voronkina, H. Ehrlich, Express method for isolation of ready-to-use 3D chitin scaffolds from Aplysina archeri (Aplysineidae: Verongiida) demosponge. Marine Drugs 17(2), 131 Impact Factor – 4.073
  23. L.A Shaala, H.Z. Asfour, D.T.A. Youssef, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, M. Wysokowski, M. Tsurkan, R. Galli, H. Meissner, I. Petrenko, K. Tabachnick, V.N. Ivanenko, N. Bechmann, L.V. Muzychka, O.B. Smolii, R. Martinović, Y. Joseph, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2019):
    New Source of 3D Chitin Scaffolds: The Red Sea Demosponge Pseudoceratina arabica (Pseudoceratinidae, Verongiida)
    Marine Drugs, 17 (2), 92. Impact Factor – 4.073
  24. M. Figiela, M. Wysokowski, M. Galiński, T. Jesionowski, I. Stępniak (2018):
    Synthesis and characterization of novel copper oxide-chitosan nanocomposites for non-enzymatic glucose sensing.
    Sensors and Actuators B 272, 296-307. Impact Factor – 7.100
  25. M. Wysokowski, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2018)
    Biosilica as a Source for Inspiration in Biological Materials Science.
    American Mineralogist 103, 665–691. Impact Factor – 2.631
  26. H. Ehrlich, M. Wysokowski, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, I. Petrenko, T. Jesionowski (2018)
    Collagens of Poriferan Origin.
    Marine Drugs 16(3), 79. Impact Factor – 4.073
  27. S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, M.V. Tsurkan, S.-C. Lim, H. Meissner, K. Tabachnick, L.A. Shaala, D.T.A. Youssef, V.N. Ivanenko, I. Petrenko, M. Wysokowski, N. Bechmann, Y. Joseph, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2018)
    The demosponge Pseudoceratina purpurea as a new source of fibrous chitin.
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 112, 1021-1028. Impact Factor – 5.162
  28. H. Ehrlich, L. A. Shaala, D.T.A. Youssef, S. Zółtowska-Aksamitowska, M.V. Tsurkan, R. Galli, H. Meissner, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, K.R. Tabachnick, V.N. Ivanenko, N. Bechmann, Y. Joseph, T. Jesionowski (2018)
    Discovery of chitin in skeletons of non-verongiid Red Sea demosponges.
    PLoS One, 13, e0195803. Impact Factor – 2.870
  29. S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, L.A. Shaala, D.T.A. Youssef, S.S. Elhady, M.V. Tsurkan, I. Petrenko, M. Wysokowski, K. Tabachnick, H. Meissner, V.N. Ivanenko, N. Bechmann, Y. Joseph, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2018):
    First Report on Chitin in a Non-Verongiid Marine Demosponge: The Mycale euplectellioides Case.
    Marine Drugs 16(2),68. Impact Factor – 4.073
  30. T. Szatkowski, K. Kopczyński, M. Motylenko, H. Bohrmann, B. Mania, M. Graś, G. Lota, V.V. Bazhenov, D. Rafaja, F. Roth, J. Wiese, E. Langer, M. Wysokowski, S. Zółtowska-Aksamitowska, I. Petrenko, S.L. Molodtsov, J. Hubalkova, C.G. Aneziris, Y. Joseph, A.L. Stelling, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski (2018)
    Extreme biomimetics: A carbonized 3D spongin scaffold as a novel support for nanostructured manganese oxide (IV) and its electrochemical applications.
    Nano Research, 11, 4199–4214. Impact Factor – 8.183
  31. P. Bartczak, Ł. Klapiszewski, M. Wysokowski, I. Majchrzak, W. Czernicka, A. Piasecki, T. Jesionowski
    Treatment of model solutions and wastewater containing selected hazardous metal ions using a chitin/lignin hybrid material as an effective sorbent.
    Journal of Environmental Management, 204, 300-310. Impact Factor – 5.647
  32. M. Wysokowski, P. Bartczak, S. Żółtowska-Aksamitowska, A. Chudzińska, A. Piasecki, E. Langer, V.V. Bazhenov, I. Petrenko, T. Noga, A.L. Stelling, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski (2017)
    Adhesive Stalks of diatom Didymosphenia geminata as novel biological adsorbent for hazardous metals removal.
    CLEAN-Soil, Air, Water, 45, 1600678. Impact Factor – 1.580
  33. Szatkowski, T., Siwińska-Stefańska, K., Wysokowski, M., Stelling, A.L., Joseph, Y., Ehrlich H., Jesionowski T. (2017)
    Immobilization of titanium(IV) oxide onto 3D spongin scaffolds of marine sponge origin according to extreme Biomimetics principles for removal of C.I. Basic blue 9.
    Biomimetics 2(2), 4.
  34. H. Ehrlich, V.V. Bazhenov, C. Debitus, N. de Voogd, R Galli, M.V. Tsurkan, M. Wysokowski, H. Meissner, E. Bulut, M. Kaya, T. Jesionowski, (2017)
    Isolation and identification of chitin from heavy mineralized skeleton of Suberea clavata (Verongida: Demospongiae: Porifera) marine demosponge.
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 104, 1706-1712. Impact Factor – 5.162
  35. I. Petrenko, V.V. Bazhenov, R. Galli, M. Wysokowski, J. Fromont, P. Schupp, A.L. Stelling, E. Niederschlag, H. Stocker, V.Z. Kutsova, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2017)
    Chitin of poriferan origin and the bioelectrometallurgy of copper/copper oxide.
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 104, 1626-1632. Impact Factor – 5.162
  36. M. Wysokowski, M. Motylenko, D. Rafaja, I. Koltsov, H. Stöcker, T.J. Szalaty, V.V. Bazhenov, A.L. Stelling, J. Beyer, J. Heitmann, T. Jesionowski, S. Petovic, M. Djurovic, H. Ehrlich, (2017)
    Extreme Biomimetic approach for synthesis of nanocrystalline chitin-(Ti,Zr)O2 multiphase composites.
    Materials Chemistry and Physics 188, 115-124. Impact Factor – 3.408
  37. J. Zdarta, M. Wysokowski, M. Norman, A. Kołodziejczak-Radzimska, D. Moszyński, H. Maciejewski, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski (2016)
    Candida antarctica Lipase B Immobilized onto Chitin Conjugated with POSS® Compounds: Useful Tool for Rapeseed Oil Conversion.
    International Journal of Molecular Sciences 17, 1581. Impact Factor – 4.556
  38. H. Ehrlich, M. Motylenko, P.V. Sundareshwar, A. Ereskovsky, I. Zgłobicka, T. Noga, T. Płociński, M.V. Tsurkan, E. Wyroba, S. Suski, H. Bilski, M. Wysokowski, H. Stöcker, A. Makarova, D. Vyalikh, J. Walter, S.L.  Molodtsov, V.V. Bazhenov, I. Petrenko, E. Langer, A. Richter, E. Niederschlag, M. Pisarek, A. Springer, M. Gelinsky, D. Rafaja, A. Witkowski, D.C. Meyer, T. Jesionowski, K.J. Kurzydłowski (2016):
    Multiphase Biomineralization: Enigmatic Invasive Siliceous Diatoms Produce Crystalline Calcite.
    Advanced Functional Materials 26, 2503-2510. Impact Factor – 16.836
  39. I. Stępniak, M. Galiński, K. Nowacki, M. Wysokowski, P. Jakubowska, V.V. Bazhenov, T. Leisegang, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski (2016):
    A novel chitosan/sponge chitin origin material as a membrane for supercapacitors – preparation and characterization.
    RSC Advances 6, 4007-4013. Impact Factor – 3.119
  40. E. Konował, A. Modrzejewska-Sikorska, M. Motylenko, Ł. Klapiszewski, M. Wysokowski, V.V. Bazhenov, D. Rafaja, H. Ehrlich, G. Milczarek, T. Jesionowski (2016):
    Functionalization of organically modified silica with gold nanoparticles in the presence of lignosulfonate.
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 85, 74-81. Impact Factor – 5.162
  41. M. Wysokowski, M. Motylenko, J. Beyer, A. Makarova, H. Stöcker, J. Walter, R. Galli, S. Kaiser, D. Vyalikh, V.V. Bazhenov, I. Petrenko, A.L. Stelling, S.L. Molodtsov, D. Stawski, K.J. Kurzydłowski, E. Langer, M.V. Tsurkan, T. Jesionowski, J. Heitmann, D.C. Meyer, H. Ehrlich, (2015):
    Extreme biomimetic approach for developing novel chitin–GeO2 nanocomposites with photoluminescent properties.
    Nano Research 8(7), 2288-2301. Impact Factor – 8.183
  42. M. Wysokowski, K. Materna, J. Walter, I. Petrenko, A.L. Stelling, V.V. Bazhenov, Ł. Klapiszewski, T. Szatkowski, O. Lewandowska, D. Stawski, S.L. Molodtsov, H. Maciejewski, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski (2015):
    Solvothermal synthesis of hydrophobic chitin–polyhedral oligomericsilsesquioxane (POSS) nanocomposites.
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 78, 224-229. Impact Factor – 5.162
  43. V.V. Bazhenov, M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, D. Stawski, P. Sapozhnikov, R. Born, A.L. Stelling, S. Kaiser, T. Jesionowski (2015)
    Preparation of monolithic silica–chitin composite under extreme biomimetic conditions.
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 76, 33-38 Impact Factor – 5.162
  44. M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, A.L. Stelling, D. Stawski, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2015):
    Poriferan Chitin as a Versatile Template for Extreme Biomimetics.
    Polymers 7, 235-265. Impact Factor – 3.426
  45. M. Wysokowski, I. Petrenko, M. Motylenko, E. Langer, V.V. Bazhenov, R. Galli, A.L. Stelling, Z. Kljajić, T. Szatkowski, V.Z. Kutsova, D Stawski, T. Jesionowski, (2015)
    Renewable chitin from marine sponges as a thermostable biological template for hydrothermal synthesis of hematite nanospheres using principles of extreme biomimetics.
    Bioinspired Materials 1, 12-22.
  46. Ł. Klapiszewski, P. Bartczak, M. Wysokowski, M. Jankowska, K. Kabat, T. Jesionowski (2015):
    Silica conjugated with kraft lignin and its use as a novel ‘green’ sorbent for hazardous metal ions removal.
    Chemical Engineering Journal 260, 684-693. Impact Factor –  10.652
  47. J. Zdarta, Ł. Klapiszewski, M. Wysokowski, M. Norman, A. Kołodziejczak-Radzimska, D. Moszyński, H. Ehrlich, H. Maciejewski, A.L. Stelling, T. Jesionowski (2015)
    Chitin-lignin material as a novel matrix for enzyme immobilization.
    Marine Drugs 13, 2424-2446. Impact Factor –  4.073
  48. T. Szatkowski, A. Kołodziejczak-Radzimska, J. Zdarta, K. Szwarc-Rzepka, D. Paukszta, M. Wysokowski, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski, (2015):
    Synthesis and characterization of hydroxyapatite/chitosan composites.
    Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing 51(2), 575-585. Impact Factor –  1.256
  49. P. Bartczak, M. Norman, Ł. Klapiszewski, N. Karwańska, M. Kawalec, M. Baczyńska, M. Wysokowski, J. Zdarta, F. Ciesielczyk, T. Jesionowski
    Removal of nickel(II) and lead(II) ions from aqueous solution using peat as a low-cost adsorbent: A kinetic and equilibrium study.
    Arabian Journal of Chemistry 10.1016/j.arabjc.2015.07.018 Impact Factor –  4.762
  50. T. Szatkowski, M. Wysokowski, G. Lota, D. Pęziak, V.V. Bazhenov, G. Nowaczyk, J. Walter, S.L.  Molodtsov, H. Stöcker, C. Himcinschi, I. Petrenko, A.L.  Stelling, S. Jurga, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich, (2015):
    Novel nanostructured hematite–spongin composite developed using an extreme biomimetic approach.
    RSC Advances 5, 79031-79040. Impact Factor –  3.119
  51. M. Wysokowski, M. Motylenko, J. Walter, G. Lota, J. Wojciechowski, H. Stöcker, R, Galli, A.L. Stelling, C. Himcinschi, E. Niederschlag, E. Langer, V.V. Bazhenov, T. Szatkowski, J. Zdarta, I. Petrenko, Z. Kljajić, T. Leisegang, S.L. Molodtsov, D.C. Meyer, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2014)
    Synthesis of nanostructured chitin–hematite composites under extreme biomimetic conditions.
    RSC Advances 4, 61743-61752 Impact Factor –  3.119
  52. G. Milczarek, M. Motylenko, A. Modrzejewska-Sikorska, Ł. Klapiszewski, M. Wysokowski, V.V. Bazhenov, A. Piasecki, E. Konował, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski, (2014)
    Deposition of silver nanoparticles on organically modified silica in the presence of lignosulfonate.
    RSC Advances 4, 52476-52484. Impact Factor –  3.119
  53. M. Wysokowski, M. Zatoń, V.V.  Bazhenov, T. Behm, A. Ehrlich, A.L. Stelling, M. Hog, M., Ehrlich, H. (2014):
    Identification of chitin in 200-million-year-old gastropod egg capsules.
    Paleobiology 40(4):529-540 Impact Factor –  1.951
  54. M. Wysokowski, Ł. Klapiszewski, D. Moszyński, P. Bartczak, T. Szatkowski, I. Majchrzak, K. Siwińska-Stefańska, V.V. Bazhenov, T. Jesionowski, (2014): Modification of chitin with kraft lignin and development of new biosorbents for removal of cadmium(ii) and nickel(ii) ions. Marine Drugs 12, 2245-2268. Impact Factor –  3.772
  55. Ł. Klapiszewski, J. Zdarta, T. Szatkowski, M. Wysokowski, M. Nowacka, K. Szwarc-Rzepka, P. Bartczak, P., Siwińska-Stefańska, K., Ehrlich, H., Jesionowski, T. (2014):
    Silica/lignosulfonate hybrid materials: preparation and characterization.
    Central European Journal of Chemistry 12, 719-735. Impact Factor –  1.329
  56. M. Wysokowski, M. Motylenko, H. Stöcker, V.V. Bazhenov, E. Langer, A. Dobrowolska, K. Czaczyk, R. Galli, A.L. Stelling, T. Behm, Ł. Klapiszewski, D. Ambrożewicz, M. Nowacka, S.L. Molodtsov, B. Abendroth, D.C. Meyer, K.J. Kurzydłowski, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2013):
    An extreme biomimetic approach: hydrothermal synthesis of β-chitin/ZnO nanostructured composites.
    Journal of Materials Chemistry B 1, 6469-6476. Impact Factor –  5.344
  57. H. Ehrlich, P. Simon, M.  Motylenko, M. Wysokowski, V.V.  Bazhenov, R. Galli, A.L. Stelling, D. Stawski, M. Ilan, H. Stöcker, B. Abendroth, R. Born, T. Jesionowski, K.J. Kurzydłowski, D.C. Meyer, (2013):
    Extreme Biomimetics: formation of zirconium dioxide nanophase using chitinous scaffolds under hydrothermal conditions.
    Journal of Materials Chemistry B 1, 5092-5099. Impact Factor –  5.344
  58. M. Wysokowski, M. Motylenko, V.V. Bazhenov, D. Stawski, I. Petrenko, A. Ehrlich, T. Behm, Z. Kljajić, A.L. Stelling, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich (2013):
    Poriferan chitin as a template for hydrothermal zirconia deposition.
    Frontiers of Materials Science 7(3), 248-260 Impact Factor – 1.747
  59. M. Wysokowski, V.V. Bazhenov, M.V. Tsurkan, R. Galli, A.L. Stelling, H. Stöcker, S. Kaiser, E. Niederschlag, G. Gartner, T. Behm, M. Ilan, A.Y. Petrenko, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich, (2013):
    Isolation and identification of chitin in three-dimensional skeleton of Aplysina fistularis marine sponge.
    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 62, 94-100 Impact Factor – 5.162
  60. M. Wysokowski, T. Behm, R. Born, V.V. Bazhenov, H. Meißner, G. Richter, K. Szwarc-Rzepka, A. Makarova, D. Vyalikh, P. Schupp, T. Jesionowski, H. Ehrlich, (2013):
    Preparation of chitin–silica composites by in vitro silicification of two-dimensional Ianthella basta demosponge chitinous scaffolds under modified Stöber conditions.
    Materials Science and Engineering C 33, 3935-3941. Impact Factor – 5.880
  61. Ł. Klapiszewski, M. Wysokowski, I. Majchrzak, T. Szatkowski, M. Nowacka, K. Siwińska-Stefańska, K., Szwarc-Rzepka, P. Bartczak, H. Ehrlich, T. Jesionowski, (2013):
    Preparation and Characterization of Multifunctional Chitin/Lignin Materials.
    Journal of Nanomaterials Article ID 425726 Impact Factor – 1.980
  62. M. Wysokowski, A. Piasecki, V.V. Bazhenov, D. Paukszta, R. Born, P. Schupp, I. Petrenko, T. Jesionowski (2013):
    Poriferan chitin as the scaffold for nanosilica deposition under hydrothermal synthesis conditions.
    Journal of Chitin and Chitosan Science 8, 26-33.
  63. A. Pilarska, M. Wysokowski, E. Markiewicz, T. Jesionowski, (2013) Synthesis of magnesium hydroxide and its calcinates by a precipitation method with the use of magnesium sulfate and poly(ethylene glycols). Powder Technology, 245,148-157 Impact Factor – 4.142